18 AUG 2017
VIDEO: See How First Data SolutionBuilder™ Works
Learn how our clients can now more easily create, change and maintain the applications that represent the card and loan account services that are part of their First Data solutions.
10 JUL 2017
With Millennials’ Confusing Credit Behavior, Banks Need to Keep Pace With Innovation
When I read the results of a survey where only 33 percent of millennials reported owning a credit card, that number seemed a bit low.1
On the surface it made sense that some consumers between the ages of 18-29 were possibly shell-shocked from the Great Recession and averse to drumming up debt.
26 MAY 2017
WATCH WEBINAR: Strategies for Detecting and Mitigating Fraud in Retail: Profiling Criminal Sophistication
As new technology makes it faster and easier to shop, sell, and spend, the fraud landscape continues to expand.
03 MAY 2017
The Security of First Data's STAR Network
Payment card fraud is a big business. The perpetrators of fraud work diligently to find vulnerabilities—in physical terminals, computer systems and websites—allowing them to steal payment card data. According to the 2016 Nilson Report, losses incurred by banks and merchants due to payment card fraud reached $21.8 billion in 2015. In the U.S., card fraud accounts for about 13 cents of every $100 spent in the retail sector.
05 APR 2017
With Costs of Data Breaches Escalating, Banks Need Better Token Tools
One of the most unsettling scenarios for any bank board to consider is the prospect of someday seeing images of its brand and branches splashed across screaming headlines following a data breach.
13 DEC 2016
The Future of Fraud: 5 Trends and Their Impact on Financial Institutions – a New STAR® Network eBook
Defined as “deceptive practices that result in financial or other losses in the course of seemingly legitimate business transactions,” many people think that fraud only affects unwitting people who are all too willing to be duped. In reality, even the savviest financial institutions can fall victim to fraud.
26 OCT 2016
Card-Not-Present Fraud Anxiety
Card-not-present (CNP) fraud has taken root, is growing rapidly, and is targeting e-commerce sales. CNP fraud creates cardholder anxiety and negatively affects online shopping behaviors — a direct revenue killer that impacts banks and merchants alike.
24 OCT 2016
The Future of Fraud: Protect Your Customers. Protect Your Brand.
Payment card fraud can be costly for everyone so staying ahead of potential fraud is key to preserving your brand’s reputation and cardholder relationships.
21 SEP 2016
VIDEO: Holiday Readiness for Retailers
We recently hosted a complimentary First Data webinar for our large merchant clients, where our experts discussed how retailers can prepare their website from a capacity and security standpoint, as the holiday season approaches. We’re now making this session publicly available.
10 AUG 2016
CHECK FRAUD: Another Reason Banks’ Commercial Customers Need Invoice Automation
According to a telling survey by the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE), nearly 70 percent of corporate respondents reported having been victims of check fraud.
29 JUL 2016
ICYMI July: First Data in The News
We’ve compiled the biggest stories from around the web in July, featuring issues important to First Data clients and partners, including around First Data’s recent foray into the sporting world, coverage of STAR Network and its ability to partner with credit unions, Gyft-ing around the world, and more
13 JUL 2016
ICYMI June: First Data in the News
In case you missed it (ICYMI), below, we’ve compiled the biggest stories from around the web in June, featuring coverage of the innovative work being done with First Data’s APIs, news about Clover’s 1000 Miles of Main Street promotion, First Data’s climb up the Fortune 500 list, and more: